The Lord Jesus came from the Father to establish the Kingdom of God in the hearts of those who trust Him. Thus, the centurion of Capernaum.
To be filled with the Holy Spirit: a unique event on the day of Pentecost in Jerusalem. The miracle of languages but above all the miracle of the message understood by people from all over the world.
Corinth was famous for its orators and its prosperity… but also for its immorality. There Paul preaches the cross, a madness for the Greeks, who are looking for a worldly wisdom to turn away from God… But also a power, the true wisdom of God, ” for the wisdom of the world it is a unique and unimaginable event: the incarnation of the Word, of the Word of God, of Jesus Christ” (Karl Barth)